District Award from Senator Ricardo Lara
Activities: Mini Golf Tournament at Golf N Stuff, NPIEN Dodger Night, Jake Shimabukuro
Luau, Monthly Ohana Nights to promote membership and Melaleuca Healthy Products
plus raise funds for scholarships
with 40 musicians participating and an additional 20 dancers as a wellness activity for
employees. The Ensemble performs monthly at the Ohana Nights.
American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) Summit in Washington D.C.
The Tafesilifa’I Leadership Conference included participation by Bianca Larson and Dr.
Carson Community Center on Health and Fitness
The NPIEN Annual Conference featured 241 in attendance. Five $500 scholarships and
Philadelphia, New York and Washington D.C.
Team Samoa continues as a health initiative supported by NPIEN
The AIGA Foundation and Tafesilifa’I Partnership with NPIEN will promote the Letter of
NPIEN members participated in Community Volunteer Projects: The Living Help Center
Lakewood Halloween Carnival, and Lakewood Project Shepherd Holiday Food Bank
annual golf tournament with an emphasis on securing Major
conference and other events
Melaleuca: Raise $500 by increasing participation five fold
Garage Sale: Plan this event for June 24, 2017 with a goal of raising $700
Grant Writing: Determine the use of the funds and identify potential grantors with an
with a marketing message of supporting future student scholars
Aloha Chili Fundraiser: Raise $1,500
Target and recruit board and staff members: Network with college and high school
month for student board members
Recruit new board members and members in general by inviting education and
address data on Pacific Islander achievement and other pertinent topics.
Chapters: Assign board liaisons to each chapter who will assist chapters in planning a
2017 Program/Activities/Annual Conference
Continue with organizational bonding activities such as Dodger Night, Cerritos
Conduct parent education and engagement courses at the annual conference, to include
cooking for the annual conference
2017 Technology and Outreach
Examples: APIASF, AIGA Foundation, PIEAM, Tafesilafa’I Festival, Chapman College and
other colleges and universities, Language Schools, Go College Now, departments of
education, teachers associations, Teach for America